May 22nd, 2009
Today, 22 May, in the Sabail District Court, under the chairmanship of Judge  Araz Huseynov, a preliminary hearing was scheduled to take place on the lawsuit of “Azadlig” newspaper director Azer Ahmadov against NSM and Chief Prosecutor’s Office’s Investigation Department Head on Grave Crimes Eldar Ahmadov for eavesdropping on his phone calls.

Judge A.Huseynov postponed the hearing until 27 May at 3:00 p.m. because the parties did not come to the hearing.
According to lawyer Elchin Sadigov, in the lawsuit Azer Ahmadov demands that the eavesdropping on his phone calls be considered unfounded and compensation be paid for damages.  
A.Ahmadov filed this lawsuit because his phone calls were eavesdropped when an investigation was in progress into the case of Agil Khalil.